Direct and touching.
... he reaches down, and pats an empty space.Full of feeling, John. _m
I`m a cat lover but this haiku touches my heart!the repetitionhis...his...(tears/dog)works very well!
interesting- never thought of that....
Oh sad...but how do you know if that was a dog or a cat from his tears? :)wishes,devika
Heartbreaking. But beautiful. Sometimes words are redundant.